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17 December 2014

Klamath Falls woman recovering from cancer with Zumba therapy

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Before most of us were up this morning, Yvonne Woodward was already rocking out to Zumba. The 49 year old Woodward beat breast cancer 4 years ago... "I had chemo, radiation, e ...

16 December 2014

Holiday festivities cancelled at Ashland school due to Chicken Pox

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore.-- In the last week 15 students at Willow Wind Learning Center have been diagnosed with Chicken Pox. Now some parents are left concerned, like Jennifer Sallee who said it's disappointin ...

16 December 2014

Gold Hill collects roughly $18,000 from medical marijuana tax

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Gold Hill, Ore. -- The City of Gold Hill is cashing in on its first and only medical marijuana dispensary. Thousands of dollars are rolling in from the marijuana tax that's in place and now there's ...

16 December 2014

Oregon's employment exceeds pre-recession peak

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

New numbers released by the Oregon Employment Department Tuesday morning show Oregon's payroll employment is better than it was before the recession. Governor Kitzhaber released a statement saying " ...

16 December 2014

Man in jail after deputies say he shot a cat with an arrow

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- A man is in jail tonight facing felony animal abuse charges after shooting a cat with a bow and arrow. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said it happened on Saturday night outside ...

16 December 2014

Vigil for missing Ashland teen happening Wednesday

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Ashland, Ore. -- Investigators in Ashland and northern California are still searching for a runaway teen who has been missing now for nearly two weeks. 17-year-old Hannah Thomas Garner was reported ...

16 December 2014

Klamath Falls man dies in house fire

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A Klamath Falls man and his dog died in a house fire Monday night. The fire broke out shortly after 7 at a home on Memorial Drive and the Southside Bypass. Chief Casey Haugen o ...

16 December 2014

Facebook tip helps track down two dine-and-dashers

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Rogue River, Ore. -- Social media comes to the rescue again. This time Facebook helped Rogue River police track down an alleged dine-and-dash duo.Police say thanks to social media they caught up wit ...

16 December 2014

Grants Pass police now equipt with body cams

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- Camera technology is also helping police in Grants Pass, two years after a pilot project to have police use body cameras.At a cost of about $500 each these cameras replaced old ...

16 December 2014

Security cameras stolen in Grants Pass

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- Grants Pass police are seeing a rash of security camera thefts stolen from outside businesses. Police have yet to pin down a motive, but believe the thieves are looking for qui ...